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I feel I have found "the answer" (what to believe, how to behave, the best way to do something, etc.)  I feel obligated to share what I've found with you, so you can benefit.  As I do this, please bear with me if it seems my evangelizing, persuading, etc. disrespects or devalues your beliefs, behaviors, or feelings--I have your best interests in mind. 

Alternate Concise Characterization with Wikipedia Entries:

interactions often characterized by Assertiveness

often engages in Proselytism

interactions often characterized by Persuasion 

attitude shaped by feeling of superiority, Paternalism  

summary Wikipedia article: none

Numerical Characterization with TFJD code: 2312

Numerical Characterization with Emotional Volatility VI index:72

Related Words, Beliefs, Background -- 45 entries             Songs!            Discussion from The Worldview Literacy Book

playing  card related:  these are diamond worldview themes: individual <---> knowledge             card #2 concise description

More to Explore --Worldview Theme #2B: I Know What's Best For You

Missionary (from online encyclopedia)
Evangelicalism (from online encyclopedia)
Religious Conversion (from online encyclopedia)
Persuasion Technology  (from online encyclopedia)
Advertising (from online encyclopedia)
Lobbying (from online encyclopedia)
Arrogant ( from online encyclopedia)
Grandiosity (from online encyclopedia)
Subliminal Stimuli (from online encyclopedia)
Worldview Watch #23: Regulating Society: We Know What's Best for You
Worldview Watch #26: Worldviews, Blasphemy, and Bumper Stickers
Worldview Watch #35: posted 11/17/2013: Freedom and Motorcycle Helmet Laws
Worldview Watch issue #48, posted 3/04/2016 How what Trump is saying resonates with the worldview of those who vote for him
Worldview Watch issue #51, posted 1/ 19/ 2017 Trump's Ascendance: The Patriarchy Strikes Back? Not if Women Are Heard! 
Worldview Watch #54, posted 9/28/2017 Russian and Greedy Individual Threats to American Democracy 
Worldview Watch issue #58, posted 10/18/2018 Believing Scientists or Politicians? 
Proselytism, Change of Religion, and International Human Rights, by Natan Lerner
The Evangelism Toolbox -- database w/ multi-lingual, multi-format evangelism resources to share your faith in Christ
Tentmaker (evangelical Christian website)
Articles About Evangelism (from the Canadian Convention of Southern Baptists)
Military Chaplains Controversy (PBS Religion & Ethics News report about evangelizing at the Air Force Academy)
Links on Attitude, Persuasion, and Influence
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion, by Robert Cialdini (2007 book from Arizona State Univ. professor)
Steve's Primer of Practical Persuasion and Influence (online as part of West Virginia University course)
Coercive Persuasion and Attitude Change (from Encyclopedia of Sociology)
Ethics in Proselytizing -- A Jewish View, by R. Mecklenburger
“Hacking Democracy:Inside Russia’s Social Media War on America” by Massimo Calabresi (in Time May 29 2017)
The Post Truth World—Dishonesty in Politics  (report from The Economist September 10 2016)
"Affinity Fraud: Fleecing the Flock" (article about "swindling people who trust you" in The Economist Jan 28 2012
"Confessions of a Lobbyist," by Joel Stein (article in Time, June 2, 2008)

"Paternalism and Its Discontents" by M. Jones and R. Bayer (2006 article uses motorcycle helmet laws to make its case)

Advertising  ( from online encyclopedia)
Educating the Consumer About Advertising -- Some Issues (from ERIC Digest)
Missions and Evangelism Quotes
quotes related to persuasion

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